Parent Letter – 11/5/21

Franklin at Alma Elementary School
1313 West Medina Avenue, Mesa, AZ, 85202
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Parent Letter – 11/5/21



Dear Franklin at Alma families,

Movie Night: Click here for flyer

Please join us tonight for a FREE family movie night. We will be showing the movie, Luca. Click here for a preview: Luca – Official Trailer.  The school gates will open at 5:00pm for students and families to choose the perfect spot for their blankets and chairs. The movie will start at 6:30pm. Concessions and food truck items will be available for purchase or you can bring your own movie snacks.

Students can check in with Mrs. de Jesus for a free raffle ticket for a chance to win the Luca dvd at the end of the evening. Thank you to the FPO for sponsoring this school event.

Spirit Store: 

The FPO is excited to announce the opening of our new online Franklin at Alma Spirit Store. Our store will offer: shirts, hoodies/jackets, sweatpants, bags, hats, and so much more…

Click here: Spirit Store flyer

Click here: Franklin at Alma 1st Place Spiritwear website

Veterans Day: Click here for flyer/invitation

The Franklin at Alma Student Council and the Dobson High School Air Force JROTC will be presenting a Veterans Day assembly on Tuesday, November 9th for the student body, parents, and Veterans. Due to occupancy limits for indoor events, we will have two assemblies. The intermediate assembly (3rd – 6th grade) will start at 8:25am. The primary assembly (K – 2nd grade) will start at 9:15am. Both assemblies will be held in the MPR. Please join us in honoring all Veterans.

No School on Thursday, November 11th in observance of Veterans Day.

Girls on the Run:

GOTR is an after school program for 3rd – 5th grade girls. The Girls on the Run program is a national, non-profit organization which designs programming that strengthens girls’ social, emotional, physical and behavioral skills to successfully navigate life experiences. Please see the flyer for more information about registration and dates. Click here for GOTR flyer.

Save the Date:

The music department is busy practicing for upcoming holiday concerts. Students will be performing a selection of songs for parents and guests to enjoy.

Dec 7th – Band/Orchestra Concert at Summit Jr. High at 6:00pm

Dec 8th – Winter Sing for 1st – 6th grade at Dobson HS auditorium at 6:30pm

Dec 14th – Winter Sing for Kindergarten at Franklin at Alma MPR at 6:00pm

Thank you for your continued support. Don’t forget to follow us on the Franklin at Alma Parent Organization facebook page.


Mrs. de Jesus, Principal

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